Home Features Calendar - Advent Second Sunday of Advent That's the Way It Was... One Christmas Eve By The Editors December 7, 2008 Return to the Advent calendar. Advent Quotable During the Vietnam War, after a holiday cease-fire had been announced, veteran news anchor Walter Cronkite signed off the evening news broadcast by saying: Goodnight, it’s Christmas Eve. It’s seven o’clock and there’s peace in the world. We don’t know if there’ll be peace in the world tomorrow night but we know, tonight, Christmas Eve, there’s peace in the world. Today’s Prize is: Halo Store Grab Bag — Choose any book, DVD, or CD from our Halo Store (May include: Googling God, Mary and Me, Beautiful Mess (Bill McGarvey CD), Yoga Prayer DVD, or Isaac Hecker: An American Saint or Magnificat Christmas Season prayer books. This day’s contest is over. The winner was: Emily C. of Marksville, LA If you enter our drawing using the form below, your entry will be added to the drawing for whatever prize is being offered on the calendar day it was received. To win today’s prize: Give us your name and email address along with the email address of one friend you’d like to introduce to BustedHalo.com® using the form below by 3 a.m. EST tonight. (We will, in turn, send them one email asking them to register for our Busted Halo® weekly email updates. We do not SPAM people nor do we share our email lists with any third parties. Read contest rules here.) Return to the Advent calendar.